Episode 94: You got laid off. Now what?

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | RSS You just got laid off. Getting laid off is no reflection on you. It’s not about your strengths or skills. It’s about your company’s lack of planning for marketplace conditions. This is the time you need to be gentle with yourself.  Here are some actionable tips on what to do…

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Episode 93: Necessary Endings: How a Global Pandemic Launched a New Career with Designer and Founder Amy Kimball

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | RSS Amy Kimball is a two-time entrepreneur and the founder of a new innerwear clothing line MamieLu The global pandemic forced her event planning business to shut down. During her unemployment,  Amy embarked upon a reflection process to create what’s next.   In this episode, we talk about:  Mentioned on the show: …

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Episode 92: Is Your Mindset Holding You Back? What to Do When You Have a Case of the But..Firsts

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | RSS I recently did an episode on the fixed mindset phenomenon of the …yeah, buts (Check out Episode 88). It’s rationalized fear. This week I am talking about the other BUTs in your life. The But Firsts Mindset.  The But Firsts Mindset shows up in ways that look rational. They look…

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Episode 91: Building a Career Based on Trust with Sky Holden, Head of Industry, Global Business Solutions at TikTok

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | RSS Many people will tell you the secret to career success is to take risks and apply focus. What if the faster path to success was built on authenticity, trust, and kindness?  This week I host Sky Holden, Head of Industry, Global Business Solutions, at TikTok. Holden is a digital and media sales…

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Episode 90: An Effective Approach to Executive Decision Making

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | RSS Executive decision-making can be stressful because weighing your options takes time and energy.  In this episode, I talk about the efficient 4-step process of making decisions. Plus, I provide two different decision matrixes to weigh your options quickly.  Let’s remove the mindset drama around executive decision-making and get you results…

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Episode 89: Storytelling for Leaders with Michelle Barry Franco

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | RSS Michelle Barry Franco is a speaking and thought leadership coach and founder of The Made for This Collective. In this episode, Michelle shares her top tips for creating effective storytelling for leaders, ensuring your communication is audience-specific, contextualized, and authentic.  We also discuss: How she found the gumption to set…

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Episode 88: What to do When You Get a Case of the Yeah, Buts

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | RSS Ever get a case of the…yeah, buts? It’s rationalized fear.  The way we think not only affects the way we feel, but it can also affect what we achieve, whether we stick to new habits or if we will go on to develop new skills and beliefs. In this episode,…

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Episode 87: Creating Career Success While Caring for a Neurodivergent Child with Amanda Lawrence

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | RSS Amanda Lawrence is an Assistant Vice President, Team Lead & Claims Advocate for Alliant Insurance Services, Inc., Construction Services Group. A positive mindset, seeking mutual wins, and a lot of gumption are some attributes that have created tremendous success for Amanda over 26 years in Claims Handling, Management, and Account…

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Episode 86: Why We Need to Rethink Pre-Employment Assessments

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | RSS According to HBR if you haven’t taken a test as part of a hiring process, you probably will in your next job search.  About 76% of organizations with more than 100 employees rely on assessments for external hiring, especially for senior positions. In this episode, I discuss: The benefits of…

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Episode 85: Validation is for Parking with Nicole Kalil

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | RSS If you had more confidence, what decisions would you make? What risks would you take? What dreams would you chase?  Nicole Kalil, Speaker, Confidence sherpa, and author is seeking to answer those questions in her book,  Validation is for Parking: How Women can Beat the Confidence Con  Nicole’s passion for eliminating…

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